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Hotel Ranola

118 Indian Pl, Sarasota, FL 34236-5800
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Only hotel in the heart of Downtown Sarasota, Florida. Walk to dozens of fabulous restaurants. Shops, galleries, etc. Full kitchens, sitting area, spacious rooms. Pillowtop mattresses, luxurious linens, flat screen TVs, Wi-Fi and more. Minutes to beaches.
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Grade: 84 out of 100
185Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
53Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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We stayed for one night. Some of the most welcoming hosts ever, we felt right at home. The room was very clean and well decorated. Lots of dining spots within walking distance. Only minus I can think of... our window wasright next to the main traffic road. In the morning traffic
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This is the perfect downtown hotel. The people running this place are without question the kindest and most thoughtful people you will ever meet. They genuinely care about every guest. I have stayed here on two different occasions and was so impressed both times. The rooms are li
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My wife and I went to Sarasota for our anniversary. Everything was amazing. The best part by far was Hotel Ranola and the owner. They were the nicest people we met while in Sarasota. She called us when we were on the way to make sure that we had the code to get it and that they w
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Sadly this was the worst room on a tour of Florida. It's not very often I've felt the need to leave a room but this was dirty and smelly. We were in room 4 and from the moment we entered the hotel it didn't feel right. There is a overpowering musty smell throughout. We tried to c
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We love Hotel Ranola. The owners are very friendly and can't do enough for you. The room was very clean and comfortable. I loved having a kitchen - the linens were great and toiletries were luxurious. The hotel is within walking distance of many things in Sarasota. We loved that
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spacious room with lots of natural light
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The Studio at the Hotel Ranola
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What kind of coffee pot? Pod type or regular brew? Thanks can’t wait to come
Pretty certain it was K-Cups.
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Can someone hold my bangs after 3? I have a game at Ed Smith Stadium that likely won't end until after 3
Yes we are happy to hold your bags- We look forward to your visit!
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Is there any place to store luggage before. and after checkout? The only choices the bus is giving me is early morning and late afternoon. That means either walking the town with luggage or sitting at a bus station for hours. I don't want to do either.
Yes we are happy to store your luggage in our office-Also we will do our best to accommodate an early check-in! Have a great day! Best Regards, Terri Hotel Ranola
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Sorry if I'm missing it, but do you have shampoo & shower gel or do we need to bring our own? Thanks!
Hello, Yes, we do provide shampoo and shower gel as well as conditioner and lotion. There is also a hair dryer in the dressing area. Thank you very much for your inquiry. Please let us know if we can be of any further assistance. Best regards, Dale Hotel Ranola Staff
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Is this pet friendly ?
Big Hello We only accept service dogs. The Aloft down the street take pets Jeri
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"My suite 2nd Floor on the corner. Excellent. only drawback A/C a little loud. Wonderfully sunny room. Perfect."
"We were in Room 9. Second Floor. No issues with outside noise."
"Ask for a suite if one is available."
"We liked the room overlooking Indian Place."
"Room #3 was ours-very spacious"
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PRICE RANGE
US$154 - US$292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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ranola hotel sarasota
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United StatesFloridaSouthwest Gulf CoastSarasota
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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